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<strong>The fallen red poppy</strong>

The fallen red poppy

For some people, this red poppy means the above and significantly more, yet for others, perhaps it represents just a change of season.

Remembrance Day Ceremonies 2023

Remembrance Day Ceremonies 2023

Remembrance Day Ceremonies around the Greater Victoria Region 2023

Volume 68, Issue 44, November 6, 2023

Volume 68, Issue 44, November 6, 2023

In this week’s edition of #LookoutNavyNews: We Remember; The Fallen Red Poppy; Naval Museum displays wartime artifacts with incredible stories; Naval Reserve sailors pass a goal; Sailor for A Day celebrates, RCN showcases future Protecteur-class, MUSAR team ShakesOut, and the Sailor of the Third Quarter announced! Read the full edition here:

Dans l’édition de cette semaine de #LookoutNavyNews : Nous nous souvenons ; Le coquelicot rouge tombé au combat ; Le musée naval expose des artefacts du temps de guerre avec des histoires incroyables ; Les marins de la Réserve navale atteignent un objectif ; Le marin d’un jour célèbre, la MRC présente la future classe Protecteur, l’équipe MUSAR ShakesOut, et le marin du troisième trimestre est annoncé ! Lisez l’édition complète ici :

Forces members can unite with veterans

Forces members can unite with veterans

MS Brandon Ensom sees no better way to understand military history than to sit with a veteran and hear their service stories. The Lodge at Broadmead, home to many aging veterans, is the stage for those oral recollections to unfold.   The sailor discovered the place two years ago when he accompanied Rear-Admiral Bill Truelove […]

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Day Sail on an Orca

Guests onboard the Cougar wave enthusiastically as two Orcas leave Vancouver heading towards Howe Sound.

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Local author highlights Vic High in historical book

Local author Barry Gough’s new book on Victoria High School students and staff that fought in the First World War will be released just in time for Remembrance Day. The book launch for From Classroom to Battlefield: Victoria High School and the First World War takes place in the high school’s library Monday, Nov. 10 […]

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First poppies pinned

Season’s first poppies pinned to the lapels of the 10 Canadian Armed Forces members who stood vigil this fall at the National War Memorial.